Verdict: 4.5 stars Other programs might have the edge individually for cataloguing tools, RAW processing, analog effects or reality distortion, but no other program brings all those things together like this one. Do try it before you buy it to make sure you like its style, though.
ON1 Photo RAW
ON1 Photo RAW is an all-in one image organising and editing program which includes a large array of preset effects and manual tools for manually adjusting and 'stacking' effects in layers. Includes tools for black and white and portrait photography and also works as a plug-in for Photoshop and Lightroom.
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ON1 Photo RAW 2019.5 is available for just $49.95 until July 31 2019. This offer is not visible to the general public and is being promoted only through affiliate websites like Life after Photoshop.
Preset picks: The ON1 MacArthur preset stacks two instances of the ON1 Textures filter and adds the Dynamic Contrast filter to give the look of a textured, sun-faded vintage colour print.
Lightroom is probably the automatic go-to program for enthusiasts and experts looking for an all-in-one photo organising and editing program, but it’s not necessarily the best and it’s not popular with everyone, so many will be looking for Lightroom alternatives.
The big new feature in ON1 Photo RAW 2019.2 is a new AI Quick Mask tool, which uses machine learning and artificial intelligence to automatically identify colours, tones and textures with just a few strokes, and create complex masks that would take much longer to create manually.
The ON1 Photo RAW 2018.5 update brings a number of new features, including support for Profiles in the Develop module – but ON1 Photo RAW 2019 is now out so be sure to read the review if you’re considering upgrading.
LUTs are The Next Big Thing in photo editing. They’ve been used in cinematography and video editing for some time, but now they’re hitting mainstream photo editors too, and they are a really exciting innovation. That’s why it’s such great news that there’s now a LUTs filter in ON1 Photo RAW 2018.5. Update: On1 Photo […]
As part of its regular update schedule, ON1 is bringing a number of improvements and new features to ON1 RAW 2018. The new features will include camera profiles in the Develop module and LUTs support in Effects. Both are quite hot topics right now ever since Adobe introduced profiles in Adobe Camera Raw and Lightroom […]
ON1 has announced ON1 Photo RAW 2018, the next version of its all-in-one photo cataloguing, enhancement and effects program. Some of the new features really close the gap to Lightroom and other high-end editing tools, and you get the added power of Photo RAW’s effects and layers, so Photo RAW 2018 does look like a […]